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Event Center welcomes The Bobby Swag Band

Posted: Friday, September 28, 2018

The sounds of 1960’s music icons like The Beatles and Monkees to R & B legends like Bill Withers and Otis Redding will rock Roanoke’s Cottage Event Center Friday, October 19 at 7:30 p.m. The music will be presented by The Bobby Swag Band and the event will raise funds for the Roanoke Police Department.

The group is made up of: Bob Sweigert, bass guitar and vocals, John Escosa, guitars and lead vocals, Jeff Degitz, drums and lead vocals and Kara Jaurigue. A highlight of the band’s current schedule of performances is their salute to the songs of 50 years ago, 1968.

Tickets are $12 and may be purchased by calling (260) 483-3508, at John’s Meat Market in Roanoke, or online at

Other upcoming event at the Cottage Event Center include a fundraiser for the proposed Drake Goetz Memorial Park on November 9 including music by acoustic quartet Autumn Grey; the annual Toys for Tots Holiday Concert on December 7 starring the Alicia Pyle Quartet, where attendees are encouraged to bring a new, unwrapped toy to share and the New Year’s Eve Dinner and Show starring the return of the swinging Vegas Style sound of The Brat Pack.